The Homeless World Cup (43 images)


The Homeless World Cup was first held in Austria in 2003, after the idea was conceived by several editors attending a conference for the International Network of Street Papers in 2001. Street newspapers (with content partially written by, edited by, and sold by homeless people) have existed since the 19th century, but the modern movement of the genre can be said to have begun with the publishing of "Street News" in New York City in 1989. Soon many other imitators in the United...
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